Etymology
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drib (n.)

"drop," c. 1730, Scottish, perhaps from dribble or from obsolete verb drib (1520s).

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Definitions of drib

drib (n.)
a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid); "years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling;
Synonyms: drop / driblet
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